Jimmy Williams Collection

Shooting target made by Jimmy WilliamsRef: NFA0035

Title: The Jimmy Williams Collection

Scope: Black and white copy prints and negatives and three items of ephemera relating to the Williams family.

Dates: c1880-1960s
Level: Fonds
Extent: 75 images, 3 other items
Name of creator: Jimmy Williams

Administrative / biographical history: Jimmy Williams is from a show family. The images include models of fairground rides which were made by James Towers Williams, part of a model making firm who were in production between 1952 and 1978.

Related Collections:
Source: Donated by Jimmy Williams
System of arrangement: Catalogued by type
Subjects: Fairgrounds, Fairground Organs, Fairground Shows, Family Collections, Travelling Entertainment, Fairground Rides, Fairground Art, Living Wagons, Showpeople
Conditions of access: Items are available to view by appointment in the NFA reading room
Restrictions: None
Copyright: Jimmy Williams
Finding aids: Photographs available on NFA Digital. Online finding aid available here